Daily Archives: 01/02/2017

You Know You Play Too Much Overwatch When…

Can’t stop playing Overwatch? I’m right there with you. The game dominated my spare time this year, with me often playing until the wee morning hours, all in the name of the next loot box or to extend my reign

The Sports Desk – The Year To Come

  This year is going to be an interesting one for sports games. While it’s no surprise that the yearly franchises will give us plenty to talk about this fall, I feel like the whole genre is at an important

I Have Become An Annoying Video Game Dad Coach

When my two kids started playing soccer, I braced for the worst. I’d heard horror stories about parents turning into freelance coaches, barking orders and yelling with officials about a game that was being played by five-year-old children. Would I

Ariana Grande Is Coming To Final Fantasy

Singer/actress Ariana Grande is coming to the Final Fantasy world. Grande is to be featured as a character in the mobile title Final Fantasy Brave Exvius, which is currently available on Android and iOS. Grande took to Twitter yesterday to

Looking Back At 25 Years Of Game Informer's GOTY Awards

In 1992, Game Informer published its first annual video game awards. The one-page celebration of the year featured just a handful of categories, including Best Concept, Best Playability, and Best 8-Bit Game. While the format has changed over the decades,

The Games Brian Shea Finished In 2016

I love playing through as many games as possible each year. Though I know I’ll never get through every big or worthy release in any given year, I feel like it’s part of my responsibility as a game critic to

Developers From Naughty Dog, id, Square Enix, And More Share Their Top Games Of 2016

This may come as a surprise, but the people who make video games? They play and like them us much as us regular ol’ non-developers. As we wave goodbye to 2016, we decided to reach out to developers and find

Extended Intervew: Nathan Fillion Talks Destiny, Halo, And His Passion For Gaming

Nathan Fillion is best known for his work on beloved TV shows such as Castle and Firefly, but he’s also voiced some memorable characters in gaming, such as Halo’s Buck and Destiny’s Cayde-6. Fillion is an avid fan of video